How to speak an unpalatable truth?
Jan16

How to speak an unpalatable truth?

Truth is unpalatable — we may quote this saying while speaking to others some truth that is likely to hurt them.  Yes, we all…

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Do we choose our interests or do our interests choose us?
Jan15

Do we choose our interests or do our interests choose us?

We all can think of several things in our life that are important for us, yet they just don’t interest us.  Why can’t…

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When our interests aren’t in your best interests …
Jan14

When our interests aren’t in your best interests …

The word ‘interests’ can refer either to the things that we find interesting or to the things that are beneficial and rewarding…

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How we become both villains and victims …
Jan13

How we become both villains and victims …

Typical movies have two characters: one who acts in villainous ways and one who is victimized by those villainous actions.…

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When things don’t make sense …
Jan12

When things don’t make sense …

Suppose in a forest, a huge fire suddenly breaks out for no apparent reason. Most people will flee in panic. When trained …

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